Experienced Legal Secretary Salary (United States)

An Experienced Legal Secretary earns an average salary of $50,196 per year.
Experienced Legal Secretary Total Pay (?
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$32,966 - $70,611
(Median)
33K
41K
50K
61K
71K
MEDIAN: $50,195
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Experienced Legal Secretary Total Pay (?
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$12.78 - $30.98
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$32,966 - $70,611  
   
Bonus
$39.73 - $3,060  
Profit Sharing
$950 - $5,171  
Commission
$0.00 - $8,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,820 - $71,374  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,301
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$12.78 - $30.98  
   
Overtime
$15.28 - $54.04  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$39.73 - $3,060  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $8,000  
Profit Sharing
$950 - $5,171  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$30,820 - $71,374  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,301
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Pay Difference By Location

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Boston
up arrow 34%
Atlanta
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San Diego
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Miami
up arrow 11%
Denver
up arrow 11%
Philadelphia
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Las Vegas
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Sacramento
0%
National Average
$49,000
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Skills That Affect Experienced Legal Secretary Salaries

Software Knowledge
up arrow 3%
Litigation Case Management
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%
Proofreading
up arrow 1%
Word Processing
0%
National Average
$49,000
Filing Court Documents
up arrow 1%
Scheduling
up arrow 1%
Organizing
up arrow 1%
Document Preparation
up arrow 3%
Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 3%
Transcription
up arrow 4%
Filing
up arrow 4%
Typing
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
98%
female alumni
 
Male
2%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 48%
vision benefits Vision: 35% employee benefits None: 26%
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